Demographics

People

Total Population361
Male Share of the Population45.7%
Female Share of the Population54.3%
Senior Citizens21.1%
Employed Population 16+124
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married57.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.9%
Median Earnings25+$26,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,958

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,386
% Above Poverty Level88.4%
% Below Poverty Level11.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone41.5%
Median Gross Rent$475
Median House Value$84,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21.9%
Irish11.4%
African6.1%
French Except Basque4.4%
German3%
English1.1%
Dutch0.8%
Italian0.6%
Belgian0.6%
Swiss0.3%
Arab0.3%
Lebanese0.3%
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Athens Almanac

CategoryValue
County Claiborne Parish
Standard Zip Codes71003
Phone Area Codes318
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude32.65
Approximate Longitude-93.02

Athens Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationHOMER 3 SSW
Distance7.3 miles
Jan Temp33 to 54 F
Apr Temp51 to 75 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip55.7 inches
StationRUSTON LA TECH
Distance23.8 miles
Jan Temp33 to 55 F
Apr Temp51 to 76 F
Jul Temp70 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 78 F
Annual Precip55 inches
StationASHLAND
Distance34 miles
Jan Temp33 to 56 F
Apr Temp50 to 76 F
Jul Temp70 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 78 F
Annual Precip54.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arcadia2,804$25,213
Bryceland65$34,375
Dubberly239$78,750
Gibsland626$37,159
Homer2,942$22,055
Lisbon132$0

Athens Private Schools

Mt Olive Christian School
15349 Highway 9
ZIP: 71003
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 102
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